Hiscock & Barclay attorney Melissa Zambri appointed to Commitee on Character and Fitness.
Hiscock & Barclay Partner Melissa M. Zambri has been appointed to serve as a member of the State of New York Supreme Court's Committee on Character and Fitness of the Appellate Division, Third Department for a five-year term. The Committee is comprised of practicing attorneys appointed by the Court and is responsible for evaluating the character and fitness of persons seeking admission to the New York State Bar.
Hiscock & Barclay welcomes aerospace engineer and intellectual property attorney Barry Manna.
Barry F. Manna has joined Hiscock & Barclay as Of Counsel in the firm's Patents & Prosecution Practice Area. Manna is a registered patent attorney with more than ten years of experience handling patent, trademark, copyright, and trade secret matters. Prior to becoming an attorney, Manna worked for several years as a development engineer in the aerospace industry.
Awards & Recognition
Hiscock & Barclay attorneys recognized as Best Lawyers for 2015.
Twenty-four attorneys from Hiscock & Barclay have been selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America 2015. In addition to being on the list, four attorneys have been recognized as "Lawyer of the Year." Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers® has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Because Best Lawyers is based on an exhaustive peer-review survey in which almost 50,000 leading attorneys cast nearly five million votes on the legal abilities of other lawyers in their practice areas, and because lawyers are not required or allowed to pay a fee to be listed, inclusion in Best Lawyers is considered a singular honor.
Hiscock & Barclay partner Michael Sciotti to present at ADP conference.
Hiscock & Barclay partner Michael J. Sciotti is teaming with ADP to present an "Executive Seminar: The Game Changer: Are You Prepared?" on how the National Labor Relations Board affects non-union employers. The seminar will be held on Wednesday, December 10, in Syracuse, New York.
Super Lawyers and Rising Stars
Hiscock & Barclay attorneys recognized as Super Lawyers and Rising Stars.
Thirty-three Hiscock & Barclay attorneys have been featured in the 2014 edition of Super Lawyers for New York and Massachusetts, including four who have been singled out as Upstate New York Rising Stars. Selection to the list is the result of a rigorous review process that includes peer recognition and professional development.
Making the Rankings
Chambers ranks Hiscock & Barclay's Energy Practice.
Hiscock & Barclay has been ranked among the best firms in “Energy: State Regulatory & Wholesale Electric Market: New York’ by London-based Chambers & Partners. And for the third time, Chambers singled out two Hiscock & Barclay attorneys for individual mention.